Passoni Top Force - Shimano Dura Ace mechanical

Passoni Top Force Shimano Dura Ace 8

Passoni Top Force - Shimano Dura Ace mechanical

Carl is a long time cyclist and IT meister and he loves his numbers and statistics, he can recall his best times on many an Alpine climb and Yorkshire Col at the drop of a hat. You have to get everything right for Carl, but surprisingly no powermeter.

The challenge with this build was to design a bike that not only fitted well but would also need to incorporate a new riding position, this can be risky as feeling not quite right on a brand new bike can be a bit of a drama after a five figure investment. We found the right place for Carl and he loves his Passoni, even the narrower handlebars, we're not so sure about that carbon saddle though!

Passoni Top Force Shimano Dura Ace 2
Passoni Top Force Shimano Dura Ace 3
Passoni Top Force Shimano Dura Ace 11
Passoni Top Force Shimano Dura Ace 12
Passoni Top Force Shimano Dura Ace 5
Passoni Top Force Shimano Dura Ace 9
Passoni Top Force Shimano Dura Ace 4
Passoni Top Force Shimano Dura Ace 6

Technical Spec

Frame Passoni Top Force grade 9 (3Al/2,5V)
Fork Columbus Genius carbon
Groupset Shimano Dura Ace R9100
Wheelset Lightweight Meilenstein Obermeyer clincher
Tyres Continental GP 4000
Handlebars Cinelli Ram
Handlebar Tape Passoni Leather
Seatpost PMP Titanium
Saddle Selle Italia SLR Tekno
Bottle Cages Cinelli Harry's

What our clients say

  • "A very thorough, professional and personal service. I was keen to analyse my bike position after breaking my hip. The custom footbeds and alterations to my position feel really good, just wish I’d come sooner! Many thanks"

    TD

    Endurance MTB rider

  • "I'm new to cycling so needed some support on finding a bike that would be right for me. Julian couldn't have been kinder or more supportive, he took time to find out what I wanted from my cycling and then looked closely at my physical structure to ensure that the bike is a comfortable fit for me. It really is a 5 star service and far exceeded my expectations."

    RM

    New Cyclist

  • "Rode my standard Box Hill loop this morning with the temp shims and more thought to position. Felt more connected and compact on the bike. Fastest ride of the year, picked up close to a km/per hour despite crappy wet pot holed roads, a ton of traffic and a couple of nights out Thu/Fri."

    Matt H

    Seven Evergreen SL

  • "Thanks very much Phil. Did an 80 mile sportive yesterday on the road bike - perfect set up thanks; I've never been so comfortable, and no after effects! Cheers, Ian "

    Ian T.

    Time-Triallist (70+)

  • "Julian was very knowledgeable and explained the fitting process very well. He came highly recommended and i completely agree. Very happy with the service. Instantly felt better on the bike. The pain i had in my knee went away right away. "

    WD

    Recreational cyclist